An early interest in business law ultimately led Reggie Clark to Sutherland's Tax Practice Group, where he counsels a variety of corporate clients on the complex tax issues that affect corporate acquisitions, restructurings, spinoffs and other transactions. Reggie also advises clients in tax disputes, often serving as their representative before the National Office of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in connection with ruling or technical advice requests. In addition to corporate clients, Reggie represents university endowment fund managers on the taxation and legal issues associated with private equity and other investments.
Reggie is a former adjunct professor of law in Emory University School of Law's graduate tax program.
Sutherland advises Wendy's/Arby's Group Inc. on tax issues related to sale of Arby's to Roark Capital.
Sutherland secures tax-exempt status for new supporting organization of a university-affiliated health system.
Sutherland provides tax employee benefits advice to CCE in split-off of international bottling operations.
Awards and Rankings
Recognized by The Legal 500 United States in the area of domestic tax (2015)
Selected for inclusion in Georgia Super Lawyers (2016)
Recognized by Chambers USA: Guide to Leading Business Lawyers in the area of tax (2003-2015)
Selected for inclusion in PLC Which Lawyer? Yearbook for Tax (2008)
Recognized as “Lawyer of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in America in the area of tax law (2016)
Named to The Best Lawyers in America in the area of tax law (2007-2016)